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Technician-Pharmacy I

at Baptist Memorial Health Care in Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Job Responsibilities

Practices the Medication-Use Process: Procures, handles, prepares, distributes, charges/credits and disposes of medication safely and accurately.

Processes and prepares sterile products for dispensing.

Participates in inventory management.

Uses and maintains automation/equipment.

Assists the pharmacist in providing pharmaceutical care to patients.

Contributes to goals, programs and report cards for operational unit and entity.

Manages own pharmacy practice effectively.

Provides education/training.

Completes assigned goals.

Job Summary

Works under the direct supervision of the pharmacist in providing pharmaceutical care services, while considering patient specific factors, through the prioritization and processing of medication orders, the preparing of medications for dispensing, distribution and stocking of patient care locations for subsequent drug administration. Performs other duties as assigned.

Education

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired Skills in communicating clearly and effective use of standard English in written, oral and verbal format. Skill to write legibly and record information accurately as necessary to perform job duties.

Experience

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired Previous experience in setting involving medication distribution. Previous hospital experience.

Licensure

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired Registration the state board of pharmacy. For non-practicing technicians, registration within 90 days of employment.

BOT Position Code #: 6247

Day Shift: Yes

Night Shift: No

Department Name: JO Pharmacy

External Company Name: Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation

External Company URL: http://www.baptistonline.org

Street: 4800 E. Johnson Ave.

Overview and Responsibilities:

Job Responsibilities

Practices the Medication-Use Process: Procures, handles, prepares, distributes, charges/credits and disposes of medication safely and accurately.

Processes and prepares sterile products for dispensing.
Participates in inventory management.
Uses and maintains automation/equipment.
Assists the pharmacist in providing pharmaceutical care to patients.
Contributes to goals, programs and report cards for operational unit and entity.
Manages own pharmacy practice effectively.
Provides education/training.
Completes assigned goals.

Job Summary

Works under the direct supervision of the pharmacist in providing pharmaceutical care services, while considering patient specific factors, through the prioritization and processing of medication orders, the preparing of medications for dispensing, distribution and stocking of patient care locations for subsequent drug administration. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Education

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired Skills in communicating clearly and effective use of standard English in written, oral and verbal format. Skill to write legibly and record information accurately as necessary to perform job duties.

Experience

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired Previous experience in setting involving medication distribution. Previous hospital experience.

Licensure

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired Registration the state board of pharmacy. For non-practicing technicians, registration within 90 days of employment.
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Job Posting: JC193412732

Posted On: Sep 26, 2021

Updated On: Oct 11, 2021